Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Legal Questions
My GF took out a loan several years ago (I think 10 years ago),
My GF took out a loan several years ago (I think 10 years ago), the loan was in her name. She started to make payments. She and her husband got divorced, he said he would assume the loan and take over… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
Recv letter from collections stating I should pay $1,800. by
Recv letter from collections stating I should pay $1,800. by 1/25/16 or they will do a bank levy/judgement llien. They have a lien on my home of which I was not aware of. I never recvd notice re this … read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
I have a court date coming up after requesting a motion to
I have a court date coming up after requesting a motion to set aside judgement in a civil case. My question is, how do I win? Here is the details... We were sued by a credit agency for a debt that the… read more
Andrea, Esq.
Andrea, Esq.
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
12,554 satisfied customers
I had a default judgement entered against me in a divorce matter.
I had a default judgement entered against me in a divorce matter. I'm negotiating a settlement. As part of that I need to be able to say, to regulators, that no judgement has been entered against me. … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
31,835 satisfied customers
I live in Josephine County, Oregon. My ex husband made three
I live in Josephine County, Oregon. My ex husband made three trips to the hospital before we got divorced, and I was under the impression that he had filled out a medical write off form at the hospita… read more
xavierjd
xavierjd
Juris Doctor
3,361 satisfied customers
I reside in Hawaii. Ive been given a complaint summons to
I reside in Hawaii. I've been given a complaint summons to court to settle a debt. I called the attorney office on the summons to ask if I could work with plaintiff on payment options. I said I could … read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
I have a judgement that was filed against me in civil court
I have a judgement that was filed against me in civil court back in 2006. The original debt was from 2002. I am now trying to buy a house, and one credit bureau is showing this judgement. I can't get … read more
xavierjd
xavierjd
Juris Doctor
3,361 satisfied customers
Help! I have a question regarding a collection agency while
Help! I have a question regarding a collection agency while negotiating a settlement on a credit card debt. I received notice in January 2011 that the collection agency had filed a petition for legal … read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
22,843 satisfied customers
I received a notice of writ execution of levy on my personal
I received a notice of writ execution of levy on my personal bank account for a debt that is over 7 years old. The debt was purchased by multiple companies looking to collect. Do they have the ability… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
3,781 satisfied customers
When a collection agency takes you to court regarding medical
When a collection agency takes you to court regarding medical bills, is it required that they prove ownership of the debt? I spoke with the hospital and they stated they still have complete ownership … read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
17,183 satisfied customers
I was given a high interest loan in 2005 for 2400 (i paid back about 2900 to date, pymts w
I was given a high interest loan in 2005 for 2400 (i paid back about 2900 to date, pymts were all interest). I stopped paying and they offered me a settlement of 6 payments of 189. I made 4 and lost m… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
So here goes......and hopefully someone can answer my questions!
So here goes......and hopefully someone can answer my questions! :) I will give a little background info.....I live in Michigan and I am trying to clean up my credit report. I just recently discovered… read more
cfortunato
cfortunato
J.D.
7,967 satisfied customers
I have a 15 year old judgement against me from New York that
I have a 15 year old judgement against me from New York that started at 9 thousand and change, now it is up to 17 thousand and change. The account looks like it was sold to another collection agency. … read more
Daniel Solutions
Daniel Solutions
Doctoral Degree
5,212 satisfied customers
I have had L.V.N.V Funding attempting to collect on a debt
I have had L.V.N.V Funding attempting to collect on a debt on one of my credit cards for approx $2800. They filed a case in the state of Connecticut to get me to pay the debt. I made the foolish mista… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
i have a civil case file in lee county florida against me by
i have a civil case file in lee county florida against me by a law firm that says they represent capitla one for a credit card which i defaulted on 2 years ago fro $17,00.00 . I called capital one and… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
27,567 satisfied customers
My wife bought a laptop 6 years ago, defaulted on the ...
My wife bought a laptop 6 years ago, defaulted on the payment plan, and had a judgement filed against her today. The original purchase price was $1600, and the judgement was for $3528.44. Can anything… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,047 satisfied customers
I live in Cook County, Illinois and received a summons, ...
I live in Cook County, Illinois and received a summons, that was left with a roommate, to appear in Court for a collection of a debt. I owe about $700 on a credit card but with interest over the past … read more
Jane T (LLC)
Jane T (LLC)
Master's Degree
2,862 satisfied customers
Is it possible to fight a judgment 13 yrs after the fact
Is it possible to fight a judgment 13 yrs after the fact? My x husband was supposed to refinance a condo we bought together according to my property settlement agreement and didn't. He defaulted the m… read more
Lawmoe
Lawmoe
Lawyer with 20 years of experience
Juris Doctorate
2,405 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,658 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

22,843 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

Law Educator, Esq.

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney

44,266 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer, Consultant

8,238 satisfied customers

25 years of experience helping people like you.

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

301 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

17,183 satisfied customers

Multiple jurisdictions, specialize in business/contract disputes, estate creation and administration.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x